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The Society offers many programs and services to help people affected by MS live their best lives. Find resources in your area to learn, connect, and get support.

  1. IN PERSON Exercise

    Wellness & Execerise

    Wellness education programs that present information and exhibitors on exercise, nutrition, stress management, alternative therapies and more.

  2. TELEPHONE Symptom Management

    "Bowel and Bladder Issues in MS" (Teleconference recording)

    This is a teleconference recording that aired on April 3, 2014. During this teleconference: Participants will be aware of normal bowel and bladder function without MS; participants will learn what dysfunction can occur related to MS; participants will be able to explore these issues with their health care provider for solutions that will lessen the impact on their overall quality of life.

  3. Symptom Management


    Information about cognitive changes in people with MS and link to brain games.

  4. Health & Wellness

    Emergency Preparedness

    Online links to state of California resources and pharamceutical company contact information in case of emergency.

  5. Health & Wellness

    Sharps Disposal

    Link to California Sharps and Medication Disposal Directory.

  6. IN PERSON Health & Wellness

    Care Management

    Provides one-on-one professional assistance to help individuals with MS achieve independence and autonomy.

  7. IN PERSON Treating MS


    MS Clinics at local, affiliated centers that offer specialized multidisciplinary care including diagnosis and second opinions. Referrals to neurologists and other medical professionals.

  8. TELEPHONE Treating MS

    Community Resources

    Wellness-related services available in the community.

  9. ONLINE Live Fully, Live Well

    Live Fully, Live Well

    Managing your health and wellness is an integral part of "living well" with MS. Live Fully, Live Well is a comprehensive wellness program from the National MS Society and Can Do MS, designed for people living with MS and their support partners. Live Fully, Live Well covers topics affecting the whole family living with MS in order to strengthen relationships, increase understanding and promote improved health and quality of life.

  10. ONLINE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Acupuncture and MS: The Basic Facts (.pdf)

    An exploration of what is known and not known about this complementary therapy by Alan Bowling, MD, PhD and Tom Stewart. (last updated 2004)